Your search for Burundi retrieved 10 results.
Opposition Leader Detained, Released; Election Aid Suspended Before Military Coup (May 13, 2015) by Constance Johnson
On May 6, 2015, Burundian opposition leader Audifax Ndabitoreye was arrested by authorities on charges of ...
Topic: Crimes against the state; Elections and politics; Human rights and civil liberties; Protest and dissent
Court Permits Third Bid for Presidency (May 07, 2015) by Constance Johnson
On May 5, 2015, the Constitutional Court of Burundi decided that the country's president, Pierre Nkurunziza, ...
Topic: Constitution; Elections and politics; Judiciary; Protest and dissent; Racial and ethnic relations
New Land Law Raises Controversy (January 27, 2014) by Constance Johnson
Burundi recently issued a decree on the structure of the National Commission on Land and Other ...
Topic: Executive agencies; Farmland; Racial and ethnic relations; Refugees
New Mining Code Replaces 1976 Law (December 18, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin
On October 15, 2013, President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi assented to enactment of the country's new ...
Topic: Mining; Taxation
New Procedural Code for Administration of Taxation (September 30, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin
The Parliament of Burundi adopted a new Tax Procedure Code on September 6, 2013. (Jean Harahagazwe ...
New Media Law on President (May 28, 2013) by Constance Johnson
Burundi's bi-cameral legislature recently passed a controversial new media law, with the final vote in the ...
Topic: Freedom of the press; Freedom of information
Senate Endorses New Law on Political Parties (May 05, 2011) by Constance Johnson
On April 28, 2011, Burundi's Senate, one of the two houses that make up the country's ...
Topic: Elections and politics
Report on Human Rights Violations Disputed (September 28, 2010) by Constance Johnson
The Government of Burundi sent a strong protest, in the form of an official note to ...
Topic: Human rights and civil liberties
Torture Criminalized in Revised Code (June 26, 2009) by Constance Johnson
According to a news report from Burundi dated June 25, 2009, the country has adopted a ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Criminal code
Possible Switch of Legal Tradition (June 04, 2009) by Hanibal Goitom
Rwanda/Burundi: Possible Switch of Legal Tradition
It was reported on June 2, 2009, that ...
Topic: Legal systems
Jurisdiction: Burundi; Rwanda
Last updated: May 13, 2015